Author RKSIlliniSite / BlogTrust Rating
Tasted On 08/05/2011
Release Price: $28
Issue: Aug 31, 2004
Top 100: 2004, Rank: 83
Very refined, with a lemony cast to this firmly structured, minerally white. It's concentrated, elegant and beautifully balanced. It requires time, however, to integrate all its components. Best from 2006 through 2012. 7,500 cases made. 'BS
Pale gold colour with water rim. Big nose with ripe melons and peach. Palate with ripe melons, peaches and bananas. "peaches and cream" buttered corn. Distant floral notes with spice finish. Minerality with steely boundaries. Long smooth finish. Good acid and structure. Excellent.